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Nerdy Travels: One Last Trip to Akihabara

This unfortunately, was our last full day in Japan. Our original plan for this day was to head to a popular onsen in Odaiba. After some consideration on the time we had left we decided against going and decided since it was the last day we would head back into Akihabara to do some more… Continue reading Nerdy Travels: One Last Trip to Akihabara

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Nerdy Travels: Anime Heaven and Idol Craziness

We did quite a lot on this day. Our first stop was Sensoji Temple in Asakusa. I visited the temple on my 2017 trip but I wanted to visit again because it's a beautiful place and I was determined to complete my shrine stamp book. I'd gone into this holiday desperately wanting to complete this… Continue reading Nerdy Travels: Anime Heaven and Idol Craziness

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Nerdy Travels: Shounen Jump Exhibition

This day was partially successful and partially unsuccessful. We planned on spending our second full day in Tokyo wandering around some museums and galleries that we had been wanting to visit. A couple of months ago I found out about the Shounen Jump 50th Anniversary exhibition which was showcasing at the Mori Art Museum in… Continue reading Nerdy Travels: Shounen Jump Exhibition